Phone: 706.769.7941


Degrees and Certifications:

Degrees and Certifications: B.S.Ed. Early Childhood Education Georgia State University, 2000 M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction Piedmont College, 2003 Ed.S. Educational Leadership Georgia State University, 2017

Jennifer Dalton

Jennifer Dalton is the Assistant Principal at Oconee County Primary School.

Mrs. Dalton began her career as a second grade teacher in Gwinnett County. In 2008, Mrs. Dalton had the opportunity to serve as an instructional literacy coach where she spent 7 years working alongside teachers and students in the classroom.  During this time, a passion for leading and supporting teachers was developed and nurtured. In 2015, Mrs. Dalton transitioned to the role of Assistant Principal at Mulberry Elementary School.  In 2021, Mrs. Dalton joined the Little Chiefs and now serves as Assistant Principal at Oconee County Primary School.

Mrs. Dalton has a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Georgia State University. She holds a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Piedmont College and an Ed.S. in Educational Leadership from Georgia State University. 

Mrs. Dalton believes children thrive in a literacy-rich environment throughout their primary years.  These early learning experiences set them up for lifelong success.  She also believes in the power of families and schools developing relationships as collaborative partners.    

The Dalton family moved to Oconee County in 2019.  Their two sons attend North Oconee High School.